MSc – Specialty Contact Lenses (Hons) BOptom (Hons)
Jagrut graduated with Honours and a host of undergraduate awards from the University of Auckland in 2009, that same year he began working for Visique Rose Optometrists – Home of the Rose K lens, in Hamilton, New Zealand. He has a special interest in the irregular cornea, disease and orthokeratology including Hyperopic, astigmatic and myopia control Ortho-K.
In late 2009 he setup the first myopia control clinic in New Zealand devoted to evidence based methods for control. He speaks regularly in the USA, South Africa, China, Australia and abroad. Currently; he is a branch president (Waikato) for the New Zealand Association of Optometrists, President for the Cornea and Contact lens society for New Zealand, and a board member of the International Academy of Orthokeratology.
He has recently received a Master’s degree with honours for specialty contact lenses and orthokeratology from the University of Auckland. Specific areas of interest include keratoconus, children’s vision and orthokeratology. He has co-authored a textbook entry for a chapter on corneal topography. He also enjoys cricket, field hockey and the beach.
I currently work in private practice with 5 other colleagues at Indigo Assessment and Counselling.
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